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July 24, 2016

VSP Press Release: DUI on July 24, 2016 in Lyndon, VT.

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

               

CASE#: 16B102582

TROOPER: Pecuch                                                                           

STATION: VSP - St. Johnsbury                     

CONTACT#: (802) 748-3111

 

DATE/TIME: 07-24-2016/ 2005 hrs.

LOCATION: Red Village Road, Town of Lyndon VT.

VIOLATION: DUI

 

ACCUSED: Robert Johnson                                                                                         

AGE: 53

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Lyndon,VT

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On 7-24-16, State Police received a call from a concerned motorist that a vehicle was driving erratically and described as crossing into the oncoming lane of travel on Severance Hill Road, in the Town of Lyndon, VT. In addition, the complainant provided the plate and make and model of the vehicle. State Police located the vehicle near the intersection of Red Village Road and Lily Pond Road and initiated a traffic stop which was being operated by Robert Johnson (53). Investigation revealed that Johnson was operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol. Johnson agreed to provide a preliminary sample of his breath roadside. The results of the Preliminary Breath Test (PBT) revealed a Breath Alcohol Concentration (BrAC) of .161%. Subsequently Johnson was taken into custody and processed for DUI. Johnson was issued a citation to appear in Caledonia Criminal Court on 08-08-16.

 

 

COURT ACTION: Y

COURT DATE: 08-08-16                 

COURT: Caledonia Criminal Court

MUG SHOT: Y

 

Trooper Sean Pecuch

Vermont State Police

“B” Troop – St. Johnsbury

1068 U.S. Route 5; Ste. 1

St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

 

PH: 802-748-3111

FX: 802-748-1585

 

sean.pecuch@vermont.gov